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Obituary – Coy “Cowboy” Vicars
Jun24

Obituary – Coy “Cowboy” Vicars

Coy “Cowboy” Vicars A funeral service for Coy “Cowboy” Vicars, age 83, of Sulphur Springs, Texas, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2022,at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home with Rev. Ed Lantz officiating. Interment will follow at Tira Cemetery with Aiden Brown, Brayden Brown, Kyle Jones, Brad Dodd, Dakota Robertson and Mark Davenport serving as pallbearers and Jimmy Anderson and Chandlyn Brown serving as honorary...

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Hopkins County Teen Jailed For Allegedly Threatening Family Members With Knife
Feb26

Hopkins County Teen Jailed For Allegedly Threatening Family Members With Knife

A Hopkins County teen allegedly threatened his family with a knife and ended up in jail on an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge, according to sheriff’s reports. Brayden Lynn Brown Hopkins County sheriff’s dispatchers received a 911 call at 7:07 p.m. Feb. 25 in which a FM 1536 resident’s 18-year-old son was reported to be suicidal and to have run away. The 18-year-old was reported to have a knife while...

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Lights Out U-10 Baseball Give Back to Community and Sponsor
Jul27

Lights Out U-10 Baseball Give Back to Community and Sponsor

Members of Lights Out, an under-10 baseball team sponsored by CPI, prepared backpacks for a Back to School Bash, August 11th from 11am-2pm, at the old Houston School location, 411 College Street, in Sulphur Springs.  The team filled the backpacks as a give back to CPI and the community for support of their team and the local baseball association. Sponsors of the event will provide school supplies, snow cones, hot dogs, & drinks...

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Donna Joslin
May04

Donna Joslin

Donna Joslin of the Tira Community in Hopkins County passed away at her residence on May 3, 2018. Donna was born February 20, 1952, in Trinidad, Texas, the daughter of James Elgen White and Cordi Joyce Clay White. She married Stanley Frank Joslin on April 17, 1985, in Enloe, Texas. He preceded her in death on January 7, 2016, after nearly 31 years of marriage. One of her favorite past times was fishing and she would fish as often as...

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Five Men Arrested On Felony Warrants Over the Past Week
Apr12

Five Men Arrested On Felony Warrants Over the Past Week

At least five men were arrested over the past week, April 6-11, 2022, on felony warrants. CR 4761 Arrest Bennie Le Hackbarth-Thompson (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Aaron Chaney and Alvin Jordan obtained information Monday that a 29-year-old had a warrant for his arrest and that he was known to be living at a County Road 4761 residence. The deputies arrived at the address, contacted Bennie Le...

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6 Jailed On Felony Charges
Sep29

6 Jailed On Felony Charges

Several individuals were Jailed on felony charges from Sept. 23-28, 2021, and jailed in Hopkins County. Arrested at the Sheriff’s Office Brayden Lynn Brown Brayden Lynn Brown turned himself in at 4:38 p.m. Sept. 25, 2021, at Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office. Deputy Bobby Osornio escorted the 19-year-old Sulphur Springs man into the county jail, where he was booked on a warrant for violation of probation, which he was on for...

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Grand Jury Indictments For May And June 2021
Jul04

Grand Jury Indictments For May And June 2021

The indictment list released by the District Clerk’s Office for the June 30, 2021 Hopkins County Grand Jury session was relatively short compared to those released for May 2021. Seven people were named in 10 indictments last month compared to approximately 80 people named in 90 indictments in May 2021. June 2021 Indictments The 10 offenses pushed forward for prosecution included evading arrest with a vehicle, felony DWI, sexual...

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4 Men Charged With Felony Offenses Tuesday
Jun09

4 Men Charged With Felony Offenses Tuesday

Four men were charged Tuesday with felony offenses Tuesday, according to arrest reports. Brayden Lynn Brown (HCSO jail photo) Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Deputy Mark Poindexter served Brayden Lynn Brown at 8:50 p.m. June 8, 2021, with a warrant for a March 29 burglary of a habitation. The 19-year-old Sulphur Springs man was already in custody at Hopkins County Law Enforcement Center. He was jailed March 29, 2021, for...

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Teen Found In Truck Stolen Using Keys Taken In North Jackson Street Burglary
Mar30

Teen Found In Truck Stolen Using Keys Taken In North Jackson Street Burglary

Authorities arrested a 19-year-old Sulphur Springs resident found in the county in a truck stolen using keys taken during a North Jackson Street burglary about an hour before. Brayden Lynn Brown (HCSO jail photo) The North Jackson Street resident reportedly received information Monday that Brayden Lynn Brown had stolen a vehicle from their home. Brown phoned someone to indicate he was in the pickup and wanted to become involved in a...

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SSHS State UIL Essay Finalists, Academic Qualifiers Named
Apr15

SSHS State UIL Essay Finalists, Academic Qualifiers Named

Barbara Jordan Historical Essay and Latino History Essay Competitions UIL Academics sponsors two essay competitions that provide exciting opportunities for students to explore the contributions of historically underrepresented groups to the history and culture of Texas. With a focus on original research and the use of primary sources, students are encouraged to look to their own communities in finding topics for their essays. This...

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